Category Archives: In Memoriam

Charlie plays Sugar Blues

From the 2011 Auburn Knights Alumni Association Reunion, we have a clip of Charlie performing Sugar Blues. Many will remember this as a standard for the 30’s band year after year. It’s hard for me to hear this song and … Continue reading

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In Memory Of Charlie

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Photos of Charlie On Tuesday, October 1st, the Auburn Knights lost a longtime member and dear friend to all in Charlie Higgins. These are a few photos of Charlie that have been contributed by alumni in memory of Charlie. We … Continue reading

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AU Band Alum Memorializes Dr. Walls

Auburn University band alum and blogger Christian Walters has written a great homage to recently-passed Auburn University band director and Auburn Knights booster Dr. Billy Walls. Today at the AU homecoming game against Samford, the band performed a couple of … Continue reading

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In Memoriam: Dr. Billy G. Walls

Dr. Billy Walls was the band director at AU from 1969 to 1991. He was a great supporter of the AKO, sat in on occasion as a skilled trombonist and would always let the Knights practice in the AU band … Continue reading

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